Rail transportation worker earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Rail transportation worker salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $58,930
Arkansas $35,770
California $52,300
Colorado $33,080
Florida $53,760
Georgia $39,160
Iowa $43,410
Illinois $58,140
Indiana $56,720
Kentucky $49,940
Massachusetts $57,640
Michigan $40,570
Minnesota $50,390
Missouri $42,400
North Carolina $45,950
Nebraska $57,200
New York $66,750
Ohio $57,450
Oklahoma $54,570
Pennsylvania $49,320
South Carolina $79,260
Tennessee $54,890
Texas $48,030
Utah $45,790
West Virginia $50,950

How do rail transportation worker salaries compare to similar careers?

Rail transportation workers earn about the same as related careers in California. On average, they make less than avionics technicians but more than travel agents.

Career Median Salary
Avionics technician salary $72K
Shipmate salary $63K
Ship engineer salary $67K
Traffic technician salary $58K
Highway maintenance worker salary $55K
Rail transportation worker salary $52K
Flight attendant salary $54K
Bus driver salary $51K
Truck driver salary $46K
Travel agent salary $45K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)